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MODERN SLAVERY WHAT IS SLAVERY TODAY AND HOW ARE WOMEN AFFECTED ?

  Come and find out.

Join us on Monday 29th February 2016

6pm for refreshments and 6.30 for the meeting, at

Exeter College Sports Hall,  Hele Road

Exeter  EX4 4JS.  ( Map)

Find out what is happening in this country and the south west to stop this appalling breach of human rights and  

  • who are the victims of modern slavery and who is supporting them
  •  what the police are doing to prevent, investigate and prosecute modern slavery.
  •  what active citizens can do and how to be alert to the signs of modern slavery
  • what local anti slavery groups are doing 

6pm exhibition stall tea and coffee food

 Exhibitors

  • Fawcett Devon
  • Unchosen
  • Unseen
  • Local slavery campaign Groups
  • Anti slavery International 
  • Soroptimists

Fawcett Society 150 years celebration  exhibition stall and merchandise

Agenda

6.30       Welcome and Opening of the event

16.45     Panel discussion with questions from the Chaired by Yvonne Atkinson of Fawcett Devon.

7.10       Jane Jones : Unchosen short films  

7.20       Kate Garbers: Unseen's victim support work

7.30       Chief Constable of Devon and Cornwall and Isled of Scilly Shaun Sawyer

7.50       Alexis Wright to talk about the work of the Red Cross and how modern slavery affects women.

8.05       Speaker  to talk aboput business responsibility and transparency in the supply chain- what must business do and what can consumers do to stamp oput slavery

8.20       Group and Panel Discussion on what needs to happen and what actions we need to take to address this issue

8.30       Close

Find out More About us  and these 2 events and buy Fabulous and Feminist Presents here too

We will be selling  Fawcett Society's new range of merchandise such as its new Fabulous and Feminist mugs teashirts teatowels . 

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                                       You can also buy on line. Click to  go to Fawcett Shop

Join us on Friday 26h November at Reclaim the Night

 Reclaim  the Night

 

Join our November meeting which will take place behind the Fawcett Devon Banner as we march with  other women’s groups and supporters  on

 Reclaim the Night on

26th November   6.30 pm

 The Mint Methodist Church Centre

Mint Methodist Church, Fore Street, EX4 3AT Exeter, Devon

Wants some more Fun?

Join us for our seasonal social on Friday 4th December

MODERN SLAVERY EVENT

Find out what slavery means todasy especially for women 

Join our Event 29th February at Exeter College 6-8.30 pm

Hear the Chief Constable of Devon and Cornwall who leads the UK police  on tackling Modern Slavery  and other speakers

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Join Fawcett Devon and make a difference to women in Devon

 Contact: coordinator@fawcettdevon.org.uk

Tel: 07883064237

The Fawcett Society has been going since 1866 it is now not only the longest surviving feminist organisation it’s the only one recognised by government to speak on behalf of women

Helping to bring about a society where the gender you are does not limit the life chances you have  Fawcett Devon is a branch of The Fawcett Society Linton House, Unit 204, 164-180 Union Street, London SE1 0LH Tel: 0203 598 6154  www.fawcettsociety.org.uk The Fawcett Society is a registered charity (no.1108769) and a limitedcompany registered in England and Wales (no. 04600514) with a registered office at Linton House, Unit 204, 164-180, Union Street, London SE1 0LH

 

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